Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats Detroit 4-1
|Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats Detroit 4-1|
Pittsburgh grabbed a 4-1 win over Detroit on Saturday, as Brad Lincoln was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a +132 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Brad Lincoln, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Max Scherzer worked 6 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Prince Fielder in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.